One name mentioned by virtually everyone the Daily Journal spoke to was Keker & Van Nest. Lawyers at some of the best firms in California said they model themselves after the litigation powerhouse.
As a result of this pro bono class action, between 800 to 1,000 people will now have a chance to petition a judge for their freedom.
The California parole board agreed more than two years ago to tell all life prisoners, at their first hearing, the appropriate sentence for their crime, but inmates’ lawyers who negotiated the settlement says the board has violated its pledge more than 1,600 times.
Bob Van Nest, Christa Anderson, Ashok Ramani and David Silbert were chosen for their groundbreaking work on behalf of established tech titans and cutting-edge Bay Area startups.
Ashok Ramani offers his experience and insight to Law360.
Keker & Van Nest's pro bono class action has corrected a massive injustice.
The Ninth Circuit’s ruling means that thousands of immigrants in California can now make a case against being detained.
The Academy is a group of truly elite trial lawyers, limited to the country's top 500 active trial lawyers.
With cutting-edge clients like Lyft Inc., Google Inc. and Netflix Inc., much of Meny’s work focuses on how traditional employment agreements and job classifications apply to 21st century businesses.
“I’ve worked with a handful of great trial lawyers, and he is certainly among them. There are very few people who can run a case like Bob can run a case,” said Catherine Lacavera, director of IP and litigation for Google Inc.
With $9 billion on the line, Google Inc. never lost faith in its lawyers at Keker & Van Nest. That decision paid off late last week after a second trial in the case, when a jury sided with the online search giant.
Google's lead attorney Robert Van Nest and his team won an epic victory in a courtroom battle between two Silicon Valley giants.
We are fighting to protect disabled prisoners who have suffered horrific and illegal treatment.